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Table 2 Surgery-related variables

From: Is there a clinical benefit of additional tension band wiring in plate fixation of the symphysis?

  n (%)
  Plate only (n = 39) Plate with tension band wiring (n = 25) P
Posterior stabilization, n (%) 12 (30) 8 (32) 0.917
Reduction quality, n (%)
Satisfactory 35 (90) 23 (92) 0.93
Unsatisfactory 4 (10) 2 (8)  
Numbers of screws for anterior plating (median) 7 5 <0.001